Fragment of silk

Chinese
Qing dynasty
early 19th century


Object Place: China

Dimensions

Height x width: 68.5 x 54 cm (26 15/16 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

93.1014

Medium or Technique

Silk satin-weave with silk discontinuous supplementary patterning wefts

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Fragment of blue silk satin with design of lotus arabesque and scattered Buddhist symbols in pink, orange, red, gold, tan, cream and light and dark green silk.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA on September 1, 1893

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection